Monterey Monterey County, California

Monterey: City in California, United States

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Monterey is a city located in the county of Monterey in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 27,810. After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 28,178 inhabitants.

The city was created 251 years ago in 1769.


Monterey is located at 36°36'1"N 121°53'41"W (36.6002400, -121.8946800). It has 2 neighbors: Los Angeles and Sand City.

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Monterey Quick Facts

Population : 28,178 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : Monterey County
Different from : Monterrei, Monterrey
Postal code : 93940
Phone Area Codes : 831
Official name : Monterey
Water as percent of area : 28.03%
Land as percent of area : 71.97%
Altitude : 26 feet / 8 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1770 (251 years ago)
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone
Local time : 06:21:44 (14th May 2021)
Population growth : 1.31% (2010-2019)

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Monterey has 2 neighbors .

  • Los Angeles county seat of Los Angeles County, California; second largest city in the United States by population
  • Sand City human settlement in Monterey County, California, United States of America


The population of Monterey increased by 1.31% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 27,810 - census
2011 28,246 1.54% estimation process
2012 28,750 1.75% estimation process
2013 28,600 -0.52% estimation process
2014 28,549 -0.18% estimation process
2015 28,496 -0.19% estimation process
2016 28,568 0.25% estimation process
2017 28,411 -0.55% estimation process
2018 28,170 -0.86% estimation process
2019 28,178 0.03% estimation process

Monterey zip code is 93940. County name: Monterey, County fips: 06053

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People born in Monterey (89)

People born in Monterey, including university teacher, psychologist and writer Frido Mann, politician, Secretary of Defense 2011–2013 Leon Panetta, actress Allison Scagliotti, you can see a list of people who born in Monterey.


College & universities near Monterey

Code Name City ZIP
119058 Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey Monterey (CA) 93940
119067 Monterey Peninsula College Monterey (CA) 93940-4799
119678 Naval Postgraduate School Monterey (CA) 93943
409698 California State University-Monterey Bay Seaside (CA) 93955-8001
115393 Hartnell College Salinas (CA) 93901

Stations (20)

Amtrak & bus stations near Monterey

Code Name Address Type
MYM Monterey (Marriott), California 350 Calle Principal BUS
MRY Monterey (Transit Plaza), California 500 Tyler Street BUS
MYT Monterey (Travelodge), California 675 Munras Street BUS
MYH Monterey (Hyatt Regency), California 1 Old Golf Course Road BUS
MYA Monterey (Aquarium), California 886 Cannery Row BUS

Other places with the same name (7)

Other cities in Monterey County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Monterey County , CA.

City Name Population Title
Salinas 155,465 City in California
Seaside 33,748 City in California, USA
Soledad 25,999 City in Monterey County, California, United States
Marina 22,781 City in Monterey County, California, United States
Pacific Grove 15,413 Town in Monterey County, California, United States
King City 14,077 City in California, named after its founder, Charles King
Gonzales 8,306 City in Texas, United States
Carmel-by-the-Sea 3,811 City in Monterey County, California
Del Rey Oaks 1,654 City in Monterey County, California, United States of America
Sand City 399 Human settlement in Monterey County, California, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Monterey distances to largest California cities

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